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Re: [SLE] Setting permanent pppoe on 7.3
  • From: SuSEnixER <wideGlide@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 11 Apr 2002 08:06:12 -0500
  • Message-id: <20020411130612.GH18571@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
* PR <prooroa@xxxxxxxxxx> [04-11-02 06:12]:
> Pep Serrano wrote:
>
> >Hello list
> >
> >On a system 7.2 I was using rcppppoed to set a permanent ADSL
> connection at
> >boot up that readial everytime was down....
> >
> >In 7.3 I saw it is changed to rcsmppd. How do I set up a connection to be
> >permanent and redial in every drop?
> >
> >I know there is /etc/smpppd, /etc/pppoed, /etc/ppp/*, and it is not
> clear to
> >me what are the config files to setup. I tried to add a "persist" line in
> >/etc/ppp/peers/pppoe but doesn't keep a permanent connection.
> >
> >Cheers
> >Pep Serrano
> >
> shouldn't you do a setup in adsl in yast network basic, then put
> idle-time on: 99999999
> now use kinternet

Wouldn't an idle time of 0 (disabling the idle-time function) be more
appropriate for a constant connection?
--
Patrick Shanahan Registered Linux User #207535
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